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LSTA Grant Awards, 2016-2017

June 8, 2016

Institute of Museum and Library Services logoThe State Library of North Carolina, a Division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, is pleased to announce Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant awards for 2016-2017. These awards are made possible by LSTA grant funding from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), a federal grant making agency.

This year’s $4,229,540 federal allotment will be distributed on behalf of North Carolina’s libraries through programs and services available under the LSTA Five-Year Plan.

Click on the library name for a description of the project.

Institution/library

Location

Award

EZ Literacy & Lifelong Learning Grants
Burke County Public Library Morganton
County: Burke
$21,547
Cabarrus County Public Library Concord
County: Cabarrus
$27,468
Caswell County Public Library Yanceyville
County: Caswell
$31,344
Catawba County Library Newton
County: Catawba
$47,233
Catawba College, Corriher-Linn-Black Library Salisbury
County: Rowan
$17,382
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$39,134
Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center Fayetteville
County: Cumberland
$45,656
Fontana Regional Library Bryson City
County: Jackson, Macon, Swain
$50,000
Johnston Community College Smithfield
County: Johnston
$50,000
Lincoln County Public Library Lincolnton
County: Lincoln
$50,000
Madison County Public Libraries Marshall
County: Madison
$25,787
Neuse Regional Library Kinston
County: Lenoir, Greene, Jones
$26,000
New Hanover County Public Library Wilmington
County: New Hanover
$11,250
Onslow County Public Library Jacksonville
County: Onslow
$13,936
Orange County Public Library Hillsborough
County: Orange
$28,636
Pettigrew Regional Library Plymouth
County: Chowan, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Washington
$29,466
Robeson County Public Library Lumberton
County: Robeson
$14,717
University of North Carolina at Asheville, D. Hiden Ramsey Library Asheville
County: Buncombe
$38,016
Warren Wilson College, Pew Learning Center & Ellison Library Asheville
County: Buncombe
$14,527
Western Carolina University, Hunter Library Cullowhee
County: Jackson
$36,966
EZ Planning Grants
Alamance County Public Libraries Burlington
County: Alamance
$32,142
Appalachian Regional Library West Jefferson
County: Wilkes, Ashe, Watauga
$20,057
Belmont Abbey College, Abbot Vincent Taylor Library Belmont
County: Gaston
$29,242
BHM Regional Library Washington
County: Beaufort, Hyde, Martin
$34,540
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Charlotte
County: Mecklenburg
$49,800
Davie County Public Library Mocksville
County: Davie
$22,735
Farmville Public Library Farmville
County: Pitt
$30,565
Lincoln County Public Library Lincolnton
County: Lincoln
$19,350
Orange County Public Library Hillsborough
County: Orange
$40,000
Sandhill Regional Library System Rockingham
County: Anson, Hoke, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond
$26,805
Surry Community College Dobson
County: Surry
$16,000
Transylvania County Library Brevard
County: Transylvania
$48,626
University of North Carolina at Asheville, Western North Carolina Library Network Asheville
County: Buncombe
$48,8252
Union County Public Library Monroe
County: Union
$27,685
Vance-Granville Community College Henderson
County: Vance, Granville, Franklin, Warren
$23,893
Warren County Memorial Library Warrenton
County: Warren
$18,995
Project Access & Digitization Grants
CPC Regional Library New Bern
County: Craven, Palmico, Carteret
$100,000
Forsyth County Public Library Winston-Salem
County: Forsyth
$100,000
NCSU Libraries Raleigh
County: Wake
$94,794
University of North Carolina at Greensboro Libraries Greensboro
County: Guilford
$66,713
Project Literacy & Lifelong Learning Grants
Brevard College, J. A. Jones Library Brevard
County: Transylvania
$100,000
Chapel Hill Public Library Chapel Hill
County: Orange
$96,997
Durham County Library, Main Library Durham
County: Durham
$53,800
East Carolina University, Joyner Library Greenville
County: Pitt
$85,793
Wayne County Public Library Goldsboro
County: Wayne
$71,474
NC Cardinal Migration Grants
Bladen County Public Library Elizabethtown
County: Bladen
$28,612
Granville County Library System Oxford
County: Granville
$35,342
Scotland County Memorial Library Laurinburg
County: Scotland
$21,595

Awards to Libraries

 

$ 1,963,445

 

Special Project Grants

$ 719,029

Edgecombe Community College, Measuring Impact
North Carolina Museum of Art Library
North Carolina State University, NC LIVE Training
University of North Carolina, Digital Heritage Center

 

Statewide Leadership Projects

State Library of North Carolina

$ 1,547,066

@NCResources
21st Century Libraries
Digital Summit
EDGE Initiative
LSTA Five Year Plan Evaluation
NC Cardinal
Staff Development
Youth Services Programming
LSTA Administration